'''Agnes Robertson Moorehead''' (December 6, 1900 – April 30, 1974) was an American actress whose career of more than three decades included work in radio, stage, film, and television.
[Obituary ''Variety Obituaries|Variety'', May 8, 1974, page 286.]
She is chiefly known for her role as Endora on the television series
''. She was also notable for her film roles in ''Citizen Kane
'', ''The Magnificent Ambersons (film)|The Magnificent Ambersons
'', ''All That Heaven Allows
'', and ''Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte
While rarely playing leads in films, Moorehead's skill at character development and range earned her one Primetime Emmy Award
and two Golden Globe
awards in addition to four Academy Award
and six Emmy Award nominations. Moorehead's transition to television won acclaim for drama and comedy. She could play many different types, but often portrayed haughty, arrogant...